The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 453 383 414
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +31
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 159 244 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 186 164
Median daily rate £371 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.77% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43243 48091 49053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.95% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28473 31109 31489
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1507 1878 2039
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -40 73 £450 - 13
South East +17 24 £388 +10.71% 11
North West +18 15 £338 +3.84% 11
Yorkshire -1 15 £375 - 5
East Midlands +3 11 £363 +16.00% 1
South West -9 9 £359 +5.51% 5
West Midlands -10 8 £295 -6.34% 1
East of England -1 6 £375 +15.38% 1
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, SQL Server Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 315 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 205 (65.08%) SQL
3 162 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 145 (46.03%) .NET
5 124 (39.37%) C#
6 117 (37.14%) T-SQL
7 115 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 105 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 96 (30.48%) Business Intelligence
10 79 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
11 78 (24.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 70 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
13 69 (21.90%) ASP.NET
14 68 (21.59%) Finance
14 68 (21.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 67 (21.27%) ETL
16 61 (19.37%) JavaScript
17 58 (18.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 50 (15.87%) Oracle
19 46 (14.60%) .NET Framework
20 44 (13.97%) MVC
21 40 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
22 39 (12.38%) Banking
23 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
24 35 (11.11%) Migration
25 34 (10.79%) HTML
26 33 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
26 33 (10.48%) Performance Tuning
27 29 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
27 29 (9.21%) jQuery

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.17%) IIS
3 5 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.59%) MS Office
3 4 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.63%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (0.95%) IaaS
3 3 (0.95%) PaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) Boomi
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.32%) DNS
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 162 (51.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 115 (36.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 78 (24.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 70 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 68 (21.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (18.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (10.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 19 (6.03%) Relational Database
10 17 (5.40%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (4.76%) Power BI
12 12 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
14 10 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (3.17%) MS Access
15 8 (2.54%) OLAP
16 7 (2.22%) MongoDB
16 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database
16 7 (2.22%) QlikView
17 5 (1.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 40 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.08%) Subversion
4 10 (3.17%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.59%) JIRA
5 5 (1.59%) NUnit
6 4 (1.27%) Moq
7 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.95%) WiX
8 2 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) MSI
9 1 (0.32%) MSTest
9 1 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 68 (21.59%) Finance
2 39 (12.38%) Banking
3 12 (3.81%) Marketing
4 11 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.90%) Retail
6 5 (1.59%) Advertising
6 5 (1.59%) Legal
7 4 (1.27%) Back Office
7 4 (1.27%) Front Office
7 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.32%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (46.03%) .NET
2 69 (21.90%) ASP.NET
3 46 (14.60%) .NET Framework
4 34 (10.79%) HTML
5 29 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (9.21%) jQuery
6 28 (8.89%) Web Services
6 28 (8.89%) XML
7 24 (7.62%) CSS
7 24 (7.62%) WCF
8 19 (6.03%) Entity Framework
9 18 (5.71%) AngularJS
10 16 (5.08%) MDX
11 13 (4.13%) SOAP
12 11 (3.49%) Ajax
13 10 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.17%) WinForms
13 10 (3.17%) XSLT
14 9 (2.86%) XSD
15 8 (2.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (2.86%) Replication
2 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.59%) Clustering
3 5 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 5 (1.59%) Derivative
3 5 (1.59%) Equities
3 5 (1.59%) Fixed Income
3 5 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (0.95%) Data Extraction
4 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
4 3 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 3 (0.95%) Statistics
4 3 (0.95%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.63%) Blockchain
5 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.63%) FMCG
5 2 (0.63%) NHS
5 2 (0.63%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.08%) Windows
2 6 (1.90%) Linux
3 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (30.48%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (21.27%) ETL
4 44 (13.97%) MVC
5 35 (11.11%) Migration
6 33 (10.48%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (7.62%) Data Modelling
8 18 (5.71%) Scrum
8 18 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 16 (5.08%) Web Development
10 15 (4.76%) TDD
11 14 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
11 14 (4.44%) Waterfall
12 12 (3.81%) Analytics
12 12 (3.81%) Data Analysis
12 12 (3.81%) OO
13 11 (3.49%) SDLC
14 9 (2.86%) Change Management
14 9 (2.86%) CRM
14 9 (2.86%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 205 (65.08%) SQL
2 124 (39.37%) C#
3 117 (37.14%) T-SQL
4 61 (19.37%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.03%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 18 (5.71%) VBA
7 15 (4.76%) VB
8 14 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 9 (2.86%) Java
10 8 (2.54%) VB6
11 6 (1.90%) VBScript
12 5 (1.59%) PHP
13 3 (0.95%) C++
13 3 (0.95%) Python
13 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.95%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.63%) C
14 2 (0.63%) R
14 2 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (3.17%) Degree
2 8 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.95%) MCITP
6 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) HNC
6 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.44%) QA
2 6 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.27%) GAAP
4 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) Basel III
5 1 (0.32%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (0.63%) SCCM
1 2 (0.63%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.32%) Grafana
2 1 (0.32%) Kibana
2 1 (0.32%) logstash
2 1 (0.32%) StatsD
Vendors
1 105 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 50 (15.87%) Oracle
3 11 (3.49%) Tableau
4 9 (2.86%) Cognos
5 6 (1.90%) Sybase
6 3 (0.95%) Adobe
6 3 (0.95%) Infragistics
6 3 (0.95%) Symantec
6 3 (0.95%) Teradata
7 2 (0.63%) Alteryx
7 2 (0.63%) Embarcadero
7 2 (0.63%) Google
7 2 (0.63%) Remedy
7 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.63%) SAP
7 2 (0.63%) Talend
8 1 (0.32%) Dell
8 1 (0.32%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.32%) ILOG
8 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
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